|Ridgely Fuller on US Weapons to Israel plus the Health Crisis for Gaza War Victims - Dori Smith|
Please use this version with event promo removed and other sound quality improvements.Thank you, Dori Smith Talk Nation Radio for August 26, 2009 Ridgely Fuller, US Weapons to Israel, Health Crisis for Gaza War Victims A CODEPINK member speaks out about DIME (dense inert metal explosive) weapons sold to Israel by US during the Bush administration tenure in the White House. See also Democracy Now coverage of Dime...
Keywords: Ridgely Fuller; Gaza; US weapons; Dime weapons used in Gaza; health care for Palestinians; MRI Machine still not working; Palestine; Israel; Codepink
|Mississippi River to Crest to 48 Feet, Record, Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, TEMA, Spokesperson Dean Lener, Interview - Dori Smith|
May 7, 2011 Produced by, Dori Smith This is a news update on the state of emergency in Tennessee where the Mississippi River is expected to crest at 48 feet. That's the highest level ever recorded, and so anyone living along the Mississippi and its tributaries are asked to leave. This is not a mandatory evacuation order according to Dean Lener af the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, but state officials are urging people to check their areas of Memphis and find a designated shelter or move ...
Keywords: Tennessee; Mississippi River to Crest at 48 FT
|Ridgely Fuller, audio for slide show 2009 - Dori Smith|
Ridgely Fuller is a social worker from Boston who has been documenting the impact of the blockade and Gaza War on civilians. This is the audio content for the slide she she created in late 2009.
Keywords: Gaza; Ridgely Fuller; slide show
|cholar and Vietnam War veteran Jerry Lembke joins us to talk about propaganda, myths, and war, from Vietnam to Iraq - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for September 9, 2010 Scholar and Vietnam War veteran Jerry Lembke joins us to talk about propaganda, myths, and war, from Vietnam to Iraq. Who betrayed U.S. soldiers during the Vietnam War era? Who is betraying them today? We discuss the similarities in propaganda and imagery in popular culture that substitutes for real history lessons. Produced by Dori Smith, Storrs, CT, syndicated with Pacifica Network TRT: 20:25 Download at Pacifica's Audioport: http://audioport.org//index....
Keywords: Iraq; afghanistan; and Vietnam; war propaganda; popular culture; Jane Fonda; book; Hanoi Jane; War; Sex and Fantasies of Betrayal
|Frank Barat, Russell Tribunal on Palestine, and Richard Falk, UN Human Rights, on Free Gaza Flotilla Attack by Israel - Dori Smith|
Frank Barat, Russell Tribunal on Palestine, and Richard Falk, UN Human Rights, on Free Gaza Flotilla Attack by Israel Talk Nation Radio update TRT: 29:18 Produced by Dori Smith We discuss events on board Free Gaza Flotilla ships with Frank Barat and Richard Falk, professor of international law emeritus, Princeton University and Special Rapporteur on Occupied Palestinian Territories for the United Nations Human Rights Council.
Keywords: Free Gaza flotilla; Richard Falk; Frank Barat; Russell Tribunal
|Gaza Freedom March update New Year's Day events 12 31 09 - Dori Smith|
Thursday, December 31, 2009 Egyptian Police Beat Americans and (correction) (French Citizen dies of heart attack) Streets of Cairo during Protests Talk Nation Radio special with breaking news from Cairo December 31, 2009 Delegates from USA and other countries were beaten in Cairo. We get updates from two delegates to Gaza Freedom March who were beaten and thrown to sidewalk atop others already collapsed there...
Keywords: Gaza police beat protesters; we corrected this to delete info on death of Marie Renee; she has died sadly but not from a beating at hands of Egyptian police; we regret the error and will offer an update in the form of a new show soonest; dori
|Chuck Luther Thanksgiving Message for President Obama and the Military part two with reinstalled player - Dori Smith|
This is to correct a problem with the embed link for the player. Also available as a full hour program at Archive.org. Search: Chuck Luther, Disposable Warriors, A Thanksgiving Message for President Obama and the Military TRT:29:50 Produced by Dori Smith Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here and at Radio4all.net and Archive.org In his Thanksgiving message President Barack Obama said it was a time to remember those who cannot sit down to break bread with those they love...
Keywords: President Obama; Iraq and Afghan Wars; U.S. Military; Veteran of the Iraq War demands change in the way soldiers with invisible wounds of war are treated; better mental health care for PTSD and TBI; traumatic brain injury
|Diane Wilson on Diary of an Eco-Outlaw, An Unreasonable Woman Breaks the Law for Mother Earth - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for June 3, 2011 Diane Wilson on Diary of an Eco-Outlaw Produced by Dori Smith in Storrs, Connecticut TRT: 29:00 Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here and at Radio4all.net and archive.org Award winning environmentalist and author Diane Wilson joins us to talk about her latest book, Diary of an Eco-Outlaw, An Unreasonable Woman Breaks the Law for Mother Earth published by Chelsea Green Publishing of White River Junction, VT...
Keywords: Diane Wilson; Diary of an Eco-Outlaw; new book sensation; environmentalist; award winning activist and writer; new book just released; book by Diane Wilson; Talk Nation Radion interview with Diane WIlson
|Afghanistan, Iraq, Gaza, Lebanon, analysis with scholars - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for 2 18 09 Produced by Dori Smith, WHUS FM 91.7 Radio for the People at the University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT We hear from MidEast scholars Jennifer Loewenstein, Francis A. Boyle, and Conn Hallinan. First these news updates on raq, Afghanistan and Gaza: The web page ideabeats.org has an archive of Bush audio and video on the Iraq War. It soon becomes obvious that the entire Bush administration was lying its way into an invasion, war, and occupation of Iraq, and then join...
Keywords: news updates mideast
|Money, the 2010 Election Season, and the Environment , Dave Leventhal of Open Secrets and Andrew Restuccia of The Washington Independent - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for October 28, 2010 Money, the 2010 Election Season, and the Environment Dave Leventhal of Open Secrets and Andrew Restuccia of The Washington Independent Weâll look at how the massive influx of dollars has impacted races in various states. The political debates nationwide have centered vaguely on taxes, fear has been a major component, yet what about concern about global warming? That has fallen by the wayside during an election season that has been mainly focused on generi...
Keywords: Open Secrets; The Washington Independent; oil and gas industry donations to candidates in the 2010 election; politics and money 2010
|Ellen Theisen and Brad Friedman honor John Gideon who died in April of 2009 - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for May 6, 2009 Ellen Theisen of Voters Unite and Brad Friedman honor John Gideon, the tireless advocate of election integrity died in April after a sudden case of Meningitis. TRT: 29:43 Produced by Dori Smith John Gideon's passing leaves a terrific void in the world of voting integrity and election reform. He will be missed. We hear about his important work as two of his colleagues and friends honor him...
Keywords: Brad Friedman; bradblog; Ellen Theisen; director of Voters Unite; discuss the significance of the passing of John Gideon
|Idrees Ahmad on Pakistan, Clinton, Drones, and US Policy in the Region - Dori Smith|
Idrees Ahmad on Pakistan, Clinton, Drones, and US Policy in the Region Talk Nation Radio for October 30, 2009 Idrees Ahmad on Pakistan, Clinton, Drones, and US Policy in the Region TRT: 29:24 Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here and at Radio4all.net and Archive.org. Idrees Ahmad returned to his native Pakistan where he reported for Inter Press Service in an October 30, 2009 story âThe US in Pakistanâs Mind: Nothing but Aversionâ...
Keywords: Pakistan; drones; Pakistani and US media; analysis of Pakistani viewpoint on US policy in the region; Afghanistan; US Military; US President Barack Obama; US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton; mention too with clip; Gretta Van Sustern; on her interview with Hillary Clinton
|Shanynn Moore on Sarah Palin, A Politician she knows well and has reported on extensively - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio special on Alaskas Gov. Sarah Palin September 5th, 2008 Talk Nation Radio special: Alaska Progressive Reporter Shannyn Moore on the Gov. Sarah Palin she knows. Listen to this weeks election special show or download at this JUST A GIRL FROM HOMER is attracting lots of attention because Moore knows Alaska Governor Sarah Palin well and has interviewed her many times. She delves into the more controversial Sarah Palin, her church, her prayers for Walmart and for mergers between peo...
Keywords: Shanynn Moore; Shannon; Shanynn; Governor Sarah Palin; knows Palin; reporter Shanynn Moore shows Sarah Palin; religion; oil; Alaska corruption; Palin
|Jim Naureckas, FAIR, Media Coverage of Richard Blumenthal's Misspeak Evidence of Double Standard for Democrats? - Dori Smith|
Jim Naureckas, FAIR, Media Coverage of Richard Blumenthal's Misspeak Evidence of Double Standard for Democrats? Talk Nation Radio for May 27, 2010 Produced by Dori Smith TRT: 29:00 Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here or at Radio4all.net and Archive.org Jim Naureckas of the media watch group FAIR, Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting, joins us for a look at questions of fairness and double standards in media coverage about the military service records of Democrats versus Republicans...
Keywords: Jim Naureckas; F.A.I.R; Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting; EXTRA; Fair Blog; Attorney General Richard Blumenthal; Vietnam War record; Democratic Attorney General elected in 1990; uses word 'in' Vietnam rather than 'during' but is the saturation coverage indicative of a double standard for Democrats versus Republicans?
|Sprouts: Voices of Concern about Obama's MidEst Policies - Dori Smith|
This week's Sprouts: Voices of Concern about Obama's MidEast Policies Produced by: Dori Smith and David Haseltine, WHUS Storrs, FM 91.7 at the University of Connecticut Left KU Channel Thursday, July 9, 2009 3PM EST TRT: 29:23 Download as broadcast quality .mp3: here Or go to http://audioport.org and search the word "Sprouts" - or go to Sprouts: "Voices of Concern about Obama's MidEast Policies" This week's stories: There are important conversations taking place in the US and around the world as...
Keywords: Camillo Mac Bica; US Military Veteran and Vet for Peace; journalists Sherwood Ross; Anti War News; and Jeremy Hammond; Foreign Policy Journal; International Law Professor Francis A. Boyle; Trita Parsi; President of NIAC; Prof Cyrus E. Zirakzadeh; UCONN
|Talk Nation Radio interviews Dr. Alice Rothchild pt 1, struggle for truth about Israel and Palestine - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for July 30, 2009 Dr. Alice Rothchild: The struggle for truth about Israel and Palestine Physician, Author, Co-Chair, Jewish Voice for Peace, Boston, on the painful reality of US and Israeli policies and their impact on Palestinians. TRT: 29:41 Produced by Dori Smith Download at Pacificaâs Audioport, here or at Archive.org and Radio4all.net PT 1 of 2, stands alone Dr. Alice Rothchild is an obstetrician and gynecologist who has long worked to call attention to womanâs rights, ...
Keywords: Israel; Palestine; struggle for truth; Dr. Alice Rothchild; Dori Smith; Talk Nation Radio; Gaza; human rights; medical care providers stopped at border; blockade; boycott
|Amjad Shawa, Palestine, Cecelia Goin, Jerusalem, and Francis A. Boyle, on Gaza Embargo Change and Israel's Investigation into Flotilla Deaths - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for June 17, 2010 Amjad Shawa, Palestine, Cecelia Goin, Jerusalem, and Francis A. Boyle, on Gaza, Was a deal struck to lighten the blockade of Gaza in exchange for cooperation with investigation of flotilla killings? Israel announced it will add more items to the list of goods allowed into Gaza. We contacted Palestinian aid coordinator Amjad Shawa as the story was developing, ICRC, spokesperson Cecelia Goin for comment on their strongest call yet for Israel to lift its blockade...
Keywords: Gaza Embargo against international law says ICRC; Turkey; US; EU; calls to lift embargo; Gaza Flotilla; aid; ICRC; killings on Mavi Marmara; investigative panel includes biased panel members; Lord David Trimble; Friends of Israel Initiative member and former Canadian Military attorney; Ken Watkin
|Paul Fitzgerald and Elizabeth Gould with expert analysis of news on Afghanistan and Pakistan, Journalists at Risk, and Muhammad Khurshid in Pakistan on Peshawar Violence - Dori Smith|
alk Nation Radio for April 21, 2010 Elizabeth Gould and Paul Fitzgerald, News Analysis, Pakistan and Afghanistan, Muhammad Khurshid in Tribal Region of Pakistan Elizabeth Gould and Paul Fitzgerald, provide their expert news analysis on Afghanistan and Pakistan. The threat to these journalists from War Lord Gulbuddin HekmatyarÃ¢s U.S. representative. And in Pakistan, journalist Muhammad Khurshid describes threats to civilians, journalists, political figures, and others, as a month of April terr...
Keywords: Pakistan; Afghanistan; war lords; violence in Peshawar; April 2010; journalists at risk; journalists threatened in Pakistan by various groups including government; Afghanistan; U.S. war in Afghanistan; Obama administration; Crossing Zero; book by Gould and Fitzgerald; Elizabeth Gould; Paul Fitzgerald; Muhammad Khurshid; Bajaur Agency; Tribal Region; Pakistan
|Dahr Jamail on major increase in violence in Iraq - Dori Smith|
Dahr Jamail reports on a major upswing in violence in Iraq April 28th, 2009 Talk Nation Radio for April 28, 2009 Dahr Jamail sorts out the headlines and offers his astute analysis Listen to this weekâs broadcast here TRT: 29:43 Produced by Dori Smith Download at Pacificaâs Audioport and at Archive.org and Radio4all.net US soldiers have been dying in larger numbers, one per day for the past five days, and there had been thirty five bombings in Baghdad alone during the month of April, by the tim...
Keywords: Dahr Jamail; Iraq; major violence again in Iraq; hundreds killed and wounded during April 2009; Obama administration; Secretary of State Hillary Clinton; will the US still pull troops out of Iraq
|CT Guard Troops to Egypt, Phyllis Bennis, John Pike of Global Security - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for February 3, 2011 CT Guard Troops to Egypt, Phyllis Bennis, John Pike of Global Security -Plus interview with Col. John Whitford of the Connecticut National Guard. He discusses the deployment of US troops to Egypt for reconnaissance and resupply missions. They are based in Egypt and will join guard members from other states. We get Updates on Egypt, Israel and Palestine. John Pike of Global Security dot org talks about the US Militaryâs joint operations with Egypt over the ...
Keywords: Egypt; protests; Israel; Palestine; Phyllis Bennis; John Pike of Global Security; Col John Whitford; CT Nat Guard to Egypt
|Veteran for Peace Fred Louis, and Organizers for Dahr Jamailâs Will to Resist War Tour of CT - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for September 17, 20090 Veteran for Peace Fred Louis, and Organizers for Dahr Jamailâs Will to Resist War Tour of CT TRT: 29:26 Produced by Dori Smith Short audio clips for montage about Iraq and Afghan Wars: Democracy Now, NPR Morning Edition, sound from Pepperspray Production, Eyewitness In Iraq, Dahr Jamail an Unembedded Report Download at Audioport.org Radio4all.net and Archive.org Connecticut Plans Six Events: Topics: Six CT Events mark UN International Day of Peace Fred ...
Keywords: Hope Out Loud; Dahr Jamail; Veterans for Peace; Connecticut United for Peace; Promoting Enduring Peace; WHUS Radio FM 91.7; Talk Nation Radio; WESU 88.1 Wesleyan University; Unniversity of Connecticut Dodd Center; Konover auditorium; Wrench in the Works in Willimantic; Central Connecticut State University; Eastern Connecticut State University; Will to Resist War Tour; Connecticut 2009; Journalist Dahr Jamail on 2009 book; The Will to Resist; Soldiers who Refuse to Fight in Iraq and Afghanistan
|Sprouts: Sustainable Aid to Africans - Dori Smith|
Pacificaâs Sprouts: Sustainable Aid for Africans Lifeline International This Week on Sprouts : Sustainable Aid for Africans Lifeline International Produced by Dori Smith Talk Nation Radio studios, Storrs, CT Left KU Channel Thursday, September 10, 2009, 3PM EST Total Time: 28:54 Download as broadcast quality .mp3 after Wednesday, September 10 at 2PM EST at http://www.audioport.org Here Or go to Weekly programs and click on: Sprouts: Sustainable Aid for Africans or search Sprouts...
Keywords: Dan Wolf; philanthropist; darfur; sudan; rocket stove; sprouts; pacifica; sustainable aid for africans
|BP Tries to Disperse Concern amid Calls for Prosecutions and Reform, Dr. Ira Leifer, Flow Rate Tech Group, Scott West, Retired EPA Special Agent - Dori Smith|
BP Tries to Disperse Concern amid Calls for Prosecutions and Reform Talk Nation Radio for June 10, 2010 BP Tries to Disperse Concern amid Calls for Prosecutions and Reform, Dr. Ira Leifer, Flow Rate Tech Group, Scott West, Retired EPA Special Agent Produced by Dori Smith TRT: 29:00 Download at Pacificaâs Audioport and at Radio4all.net and Archive.org Dr. Ira Leifer, Ira Leifer, an associate researcher at the Marine Science Institute of the University of California, Santa Barbara, Flow Rate Tech...
Keywords: BP; tries to disperse public concern with low flow rate numbers; Dr. Ira Leifer; Marine Science Institute; University of California; Santa Barbara; CA; Scott West; former EPA Special Agent in Charge; BP's Alaska spill; flow rate underestimated again by BP; Admiral Thad Allen; Corexit; Superfund
|Josh Stearns of Free Press on the Proposed Comcast/NBC Merger And why it's Bad for America - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for December 3, 2009 Josh Stearns on the Proposed Comcast/NBC Merger and why it's Bad for America Free Press Stages an Uprising Against a Mega-Merger in Media Power! Produced by Dori Smith TRT: 29:21 music fades Syndicated with Pacifica Network, download at Audioport.org Independent Radio Station upload sites: Archive.org and Racio4all.net Special thanks to the community radio, public radio, netcasting, radio teams that are airing Talk Nation Radio weekly and contributing to Me...
Keywords: Free Press on Media Consolidation; Mega Merger; Comcast and NBC; Josh Stearns
|Gaza Freedom March Goes On, Protests in Cairo - Dori Smith|
Gaza Freedom March Goes On Talk Nation Radio for New Yearâs 2009 The Gaza Freedom March Goes On Christopher Hutchinson, Connecticut United for Peace Deena Mishel, Gaza Student for Peace Ziddad Lunat, Gaza Freedom March spokesperson TRT: 29: Produced by Dori Smith, Talk Nation Radio studios, Storrs, Connecticut Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here or at Radio4all.net and Archive.org Clip by Sam Husseini in Cairo, confrontation with security official at US Embassy re who made decision to not al...
Keywords: Gaza Freedom March
|Talk Nation Radio interview with Prof Alex Shvartsman on Diebold TSX Integrity Flaws - Dori Smith|
The Diebold TSX voting terminal Diebold submitted in 2006 as state voting officials were running their legal procurement process is easily hacked. Prof Shvartsman explains what was learned by the University of Connecticut Voting Technology Research Center. Story at talknationradio.org and ctnewsjunkie.com
Keywords: Diebold TSX; Alex Shvartsman; Dori Smith; Voting Machine Easily Hacked
|Stephen F. Downs of Project Salam on Repression against Muslims and Peace Activists - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for October 14, 2010 Stephen F. Downs of Project Salam on Repression against Muslims and Peace Activists: Will the 2010 Midterms Lead to an increase in Repression against Muslims and Peace Activists? Attorney Stephen F. Downs is with Project Salam in Albany, New York. Their new web project is designed to help people understand the magnitude of the problem of U.S. repression against Muslims...
Keywords: Attorney Stephen F. Downs; Project Salam; Repression; Muslims; Peace Activists; Surveillance; FBI tactics; preeptive arrests; New York State; hundreds of Muslims unfairly incarcerated; now peace activists are being targetted
|Dahr Jamail Lecture at ECSU on Reinventing Journalism in a Time of War - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for October 14, 2009 Dahr Jamail Lecture at ECSU on Reinventing Journalism in a Time of War Special thanks to Promoting Enduring Peace, and Professor Helma De Vries, Political Science Dept., at ECSU, Eastern Connecticut State University, in Willimantic, CT, who coordinated the event where Dahr Jamail spoke. Thanks also to Eastern Connecticut State University, their technical division, staff, and the human rights group on campus, for welcoming Dahr Jamail for this taped event...
Keywords: Dahr Jamail lecture; ECSU; Eastern Connecticut State University; Willimantic; CT; Promoting Enduring Peace; Special Thanks to ECSU and to Prof. Helma De Vries; Political Science Dept; soldiers who refuse to deploy to Iraq and Afghanistan being stripped of benefits
|Greta Berlin, Free Gaza, Stephen Zunes, Reaction to Israeli Commando attack on humanitarian aid vessels headed for Gaza - Dori Smith|
Monday, May 31, 2010 TRT: 20:12 Crisis at Sea, Gaza Ships attacked by Israeli Commandos. They repelled down to Italian vessel with weapons and shot passengers on Free Gaza vessels. At least 16 and possibly as many as 20 dead, 31 said to be wounded..we hear from Greta Berlin, founder of Free Gaza, as she give us breaking news on events on board the Turkish passenger ship, the Mavi Marmara, and a European vessel, both attacked, and towed by Israel...
Keywords: Free Gaza; Greta Berlin; Stephen Zunes; Israeli commando units open fire on free gaza humanitarian aid vessel; dozens wounded
|Chuck Luther Thanksgiving Message for President Obama and the Military part two with reinstalled player - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for 11-26-09 reuploaded to correct problem with embedded player. TRT:29:50 Produced by Dori Smith Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here and at Radio4all.net and Archive.org In his Thanksgiving message President Barack Obama said it was a time to remember those who cannot sit down to break bread with those they love. He was referring to the more than 5100 US soldiers killed in Iraq and Afghanistan since 2001...
Keywords: Chuck Luther; SGT Chuck Luther; Iraq War Veteran; Veteran demands changes for the Military in treatment of soldiers with PTSD and or TBI; traumatic brain injury; part two of hour long interview
|Chris Gavreau, Connecticut Activist Responds to FBI Raids - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for September 30, 2010 Chris Gavreau, CT Activist Responds to FBI Raids Connecticut Groups Oppose FBI Raids on Unions and Peace Groups Chris Gavreau of Connecticut United for Peace discusses the uniting of her group with CAIR, the Council of American-Islamic Relations, in CT, as they join other peace groups in vowing to keep on fighting policies of U.S. intervention, and demanding jobs...
Keywords: Chris Gavreau; Talk Nation Radio; FBI Raids on Chicago and Minneapolis; grand jury subpoenas; groups targeted one week prior to national demonstration in Washington; D.C. for jobs and peace
|Medea Benjamin, Greece, the U.S., Israel, and the Gaza Flotilla - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio Medea Benjamin, Greece, the U.S., Israel, and the Gaza Flotilla Early release for next week as relevant in breaking news TRT:29:14 Produced by Dori Smith in Storrs, CT Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here or at Radio4all.net and Archive.org An activist for 30 years, Medea Benjamin is winner of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Peace Prize from the Fellowship of Reconciliation. She is also an author and former economist and nutritionist with the United Nations and World Health Organ...
Keywords: Medea Benjamin in Athens; Greece July 7th and 8th 2011, USBOATTOGAZA, Greek authorities confiscated US boat, activists review their actions, media coverage of Gaza flotilla generally positive, Israel now looks bad after poor judgement in describing the mission, these are after all peace activists
|No Holiday for Soldiers with PTSD like 1st Infantryman Jeff Hanks - Dori Smith|
No Holiday for Soldiers with PTSD like 1st Infantryman Jeff Hanks Talk Nation Radio for November 25, 2010 No Holiday for Soldiers with PTSD US Soldier Jeff Hanks with More on PTSD and War Update on Hanks Case plus Analysis of US in Middle East through another Holiday Season for 2010 Produced by Dori Smith TRT: 28:06 (note time difference this week as an exception to our usual 29+ time) Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here Or at radio4all.net and archive.org We hear the second part of our inter...
Keywords: Jeff Hanks; PTSD; turned himself in for treatment; how is it going for him and other US GIs; David Lindorff; new nuclear arms race in Middle East
|Gale Courey Toensing, Medea Benjamin, Update on US Ship to Gaza, Flotilla Passengers Reflect and Plan Next Actions - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for July 7, 2011 Gale Courey Toensing, Medea Benjamin, Update on US Ship to Gaza Flotilla Passengers Reflect and Plan Next Actions TRT: 29:02 Produced by Dori Smith, in Storrs, CT and syndicated with Pacifica Network Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here or at Radio4all.net and Archive.org We hear voices from the Gaza flotilla and interview Connecticut peace activist Gale Courey Toensing who provides us with an update as of July 2nd (from on board the Audacity of Hope in Greek...
Keywords: Gale Courey Toensing; Medea Benjamin; US Boat to Gaza; The Audacity of Hope; Free Gaza Flotilla 2; voices from the US ship; US passengers returning home; Greek actions under scrutinty for possible legal violations
|CODEPINK arrives in Gaza, Marjorie Cohn on the Sotomayor Nomination - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for May 27, 2009 Codepink arrives in Gaza, National Lawyer's Guild President Marjorie Cohn on the Sotomayor Appointment We hear from members of another CODEPINK delegation that has been making slow progress into Gaza. Pam Rasmussen joins us from Cairo where she has been working to help all of the delegates. First, Canadian Sandra Ruch joins us from Gaza and talks about the difficulty her group had getting into Gaza with humanitarian aid...
Keywords: Gaza; Israel; Abbas; Obama; Netanyahu; Washington; school supplies; humanitarian aid; border crossing; Palestinians; rights; civil rights; National Lawyers Guild; Judge Sonia Sotormayor; opinions on rights of individual versus corporation; civil rights; Ban Ki Moon; UN; UNWRA; Judge Goldstone's investigation into Gaza war crimes
|Libor Koznar on the Audacity of Hope to Gaza: As Freedom Flotilla Passengers begin their Civil and Human Rights Mission on Behalf of Palestinians - Dori Smith|
Libor Koznar on the Audacity of Hope to Gaza: As Freedom Flotilla Passengers begin their Civil and Human Rights Mission on Behalf of Palestinians Talk Nation Radio for June 29, 2011 Special series on the Gaza Freedom Flotilla Libor Koznar on the Audacity of Hope to Gaza, as Freedom Flotilla Passengers begin their Civil and Human Rights Mission on behalf of Palestinians Once again peace activists are challenging the Israel stranglehold on Palestinians in Gaza, with ten more ships making their way...
Keywords: Libor Koznar; Talk Nation Radio journalist on board the Audacity of Hope to Gaza; Israel threatens to ban journalists on board Gaza flotilla for ten years; according to the Foreign Press Association
|Suncere Ali Shakur on Grass Roots Aid for Haiti - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for January 20, 2010 Suncere Ali Shakur on Grass Roots Aid for Haiti http://mutualaiddisasterrelief.com/ We hear about the urgently needed grass roots medical and food aid efforts by some of same people who went into New Orleans in 2005 to help the most poor victims of Hurricane Katrina. Their first team into Port au Prince is already working to give out aid and provide medical support...
Keywords: Suncere Ali Shakur; Grass Roots Aid for Haiti; Mutual Aid Disaster Relief; Being Able to Move Heaven and Earth for Haiti; medical and food aid for Haiti; long term; the people who helped New Orleans; Common Ground Aid; now help Haiti
|Alain Gresh of Le Monde Diplomatique on Talk Nation Radio 4-15-09 - Dori Smith|
Alain Gresh of Le Monde Diplomatique on Talk Nation Radio April 7, 2009 Produced by Dori Smith TRT: 29: 33 Alain Gresh is a veteran journalist and editor at Le Monde Diplomatique. We spoke with him about Mideast policy, Israel's hard line policies toward the Palestinians, Israli policy re settlements in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, the war in Gaza, his February story Gaza war changes Middle East equation at Israel's expense, the Obama Administration, Iraq, Iran, and more...
Keywords: Alain Gresh; Le Monde Diplomatique; Middle East; Gaza; Israel; Palestine; US policy toward Israel; Palestinian state; two state solution; Obama administration; civilians still suffering in Gaza; Iran; Iraq
|Ben Adler on RNC Conservatives, Media, and Primaries: The Nation Magazine Election Writer takes us through Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina and Beyond - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for January 5, 2011 Ben Adler on RNC Conservatives, Media, and Primaries: The Nation Magazine election writer takes us through Iowa, New Hampshire, S. Carolina, and beyond. Produced by Dori Smith, Storrs, CT TRT: 29:00 Music by Fritz Heede What did the media ask Republican Presidential candidates, what was left out? The Nation Magazine's Ben Adler looks at Iowa, New Hampshire and S...
Keywords: Mitt Romney; Rick Santorum; Ron Paul; Iowa; New Hampshire; South Caronlina; Conservative Republican Candidates; Media on Iowa
|Dahr Jamail on BP then Veterans with Military Sexual Trauma - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for December 22, 2010 Dahr Jamail on BP then Veterans with Military Sexual Trauma His latest reports to Al Jazeera We hear about Jamailâs most recent reports to Al Jazeera on the BP oil spill in the gulf and illnesses that are starting to become life threatening for residents. Plus Military Sexual Trauma in the Military. TRT:29:02 Produced by Dori Smith in Storrs, CT Airing on WHUS Radio FM 91.7 Wed...
Keywords: Dahr Jamail; BP; Dispersant; Military Sexual Trauma; U.S. Military; Pentagon; DOD; women and men both likely to be sexually abused by fellow soldiers; lawsuit
|Donna Conroy on Corporations Holding Visas for their Foreign Workers - Dori Smith|
Donna Conroy on Corporations Holding Visas for their Foreign Workers Talk Nation Radio for February 4, 2010 Donna Conroy on Corporations Holding Visas for their Foreign Workers TRT: 29:45 Produced by Dori Smith Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here if you are a member or at Radio4all.net and Archive.org. Weâre joined by former IT worker Donna Conroy to talk about the way US corporations are able to hold visas, hiring âH-1bsâ, citizens from abroad who get hired for their US job openings...
Keywords: Donna Conroy; outsourcing; foreign workers; corporate visas; S 887; The H-1B and L-1 Visa Fraud and Abuse Prevention Act of 2009
|Dave Lindorff takes our National Pulse on Key Issues - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for 11-19-2010 Dave Lindorff takes our National Pulse on Key Issues TRT: 29:15 Produced by Dori Smith in Storrs, CT Volatile markets, challenges to the Obama administration's hard won health care policy, and new concerns about social security. Journalist and author David Lindorff joins us to take the national pulse on these and other issues. We'll look at America's economic health, and consider what if any good or bad change may be coming during the second half of the Obama adm...
Keywords: Obama administration; next two years; what changes should we anticipate; Mumia abu-Jamal case; Dave Lindorff; David Lindorff; National pulse on key issues; health of the nation as we approach 2011; economy; jobs market; Wall Street; manipulating the dollar; justice issues
|Talk Nation Radio for October 1, 2009 Professor Mazin Qumsiyeh in Bethlehem, Al Mazen Center for Human Rights, Gaza - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for October 1, 2009 Professor Mazin Qumsiyeh in Bethlehem, Al Mazen Center for Human Rights, Gaza http://talknationradio.com/?p=654 Produced by Dori Smith, Storrs, CT TRT:29:45 Prof. Mazin B. Qumsiyeh is author of, Ã¢Sharing the Land of Caanan, Human rights and the Israeli/Palestinian StruggleÃ¢. His soon to be released book is, Ã¢Hope and Empowerment: Civil Resistance in Palestine.Ã¢ We discuss Palestine, US President Barack Obama, the UN, the Goldstone Report, as Isra...
Keywords: Human Rights; Middle East; Scholar Mazin Qumsiyeh; Sharing the Land of Canaan
|Mairead Maguire on Call for Sanctions against Israel, with Francis A. Boyle and Nora Barrows Friedman - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for March 17, 2010 Peace in Palestine, Calls for Sanctions against Israel Mairead Corrigan Maguire joins us to talk about her efforts as a juror at the Russell Tribunal on Palestine in Barcelona, March 4th. The tribunal is calling for sanctions against Israel. We'll also hear from international law expert Francis A. Boyle and journalist Nora Barrows Friedman, of Flashpoints radio at KPFA, a Pacifica station in California...
Keywords: Peace; Palestine; Israel; sanctions; BDS movement
|Marine Biologist, Dr. Craig McClain, Tipping Point in Gulf of Mexico - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation radio for July 1, 2010 Marine Biologist, Dr. Craig McClain, Tipping Point in Gulf of Mexico We continue to look at the science and what hundreds of thousands, probably millions of barrels of oil flowing into the Gulf of Mexico is doing to the ecosystem. Produced by, Dori Smith Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here or at Radio4all.net and Archive.org Dr. Craig R. McClain at McClain Laboratories, is Assistant Director of Science at the National Evolutionary Synthesis Center, in Durham...
Keywords: Marine Biologist; Dr. Craig McClain; Tipping Point in Gulf of Mexico; BP's spokesperson Mark Proegler; oil in gulf of mexico; water column; methane gas very dangerous levels; global warming impacts; a hundred dolphins coated with oil and dying; see Hell-on-Earth Flyover of the Gulf of Mexico; Deep Sea News
|Paul Blanch, Nuclear Industry Whistle Blower, Money over Safety in Nuclear Industry, Corrosive Pipes, Lack of Oversight - Dori Smith|
Paul Blanch, Nuclear Industry Whistle Blower, Money over Safety in Nuclear Industry, Corrosive Pipes, Lack of Oversight Nuclear Industry Whistle Blower and expert witness on licensing says 'its money over safety for nuclear industry and NRC' Talk Nation Radio for May 12, 2011 Paul Blanch, Nuclear Industry Whistle Blower, Money over Safety in Nuclear Industry, Corrosive Pipes, Lack of Oversight We discuss Japan and the U.S...
Keywords: Potassium Iodine; Connecticut; state DEP; nuclear industry; Millstone; Vermont Yankee; Seabrook; Indian Point; most dangerous nuclear plant; plant safety; Whistle Blower says its money over safety for nuclear industry and NRC
|fghanistan's Invisible History, Gould and Fitzgerald - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for August 20, 2009 Afghanistan's Invisible History, Gould and Fitzgerald Part two of two, each stands alone Authors of Invisible History, Afghanistan's Untold Story Part 1 is here: http://www.archive.org/details/ElizabethGouldAndPaulFitzgeraldOnAfghanistansInvisibleHistory TRT: 29:52 music fades 12 seconds Produced by Dori Smith Music by Fritz Heede www.fritzheede.com Topics include: -The history of British and US imperialists who have long sought to dominate Afghansitan...
Keywords: Elizabeth Gould; Paul Fitzgerald; Afghanistan; Invisible History; Afghanistan's Untold Story
|Francis A. Boyle on the 2009 US--Russia Start Talks - Dori Smith|
Francis A. Boyle on US and Russia Start Talks Talk Nation Radio for July 9, 2009 Francis A. Boyle on US and Russia Start Talks History, perspective, and whatâs going on behind the scenes? Professor Boyleâs book, âThe Criminality of Nuclear Deterrence,â defines the stakes posed by weapons of mass destruction in a post 9/11 world. He clarifies the history of the Start Talks and talks about what is at stake in 2009...
Keywords: Russian President Dimitri Medvedev; US President Barack Obama; Moscow Start Talks 2009; influence of Neocons on Obama policy in the MidEast
|Michael T. Klare on Libya, A Perfect Storm for Oil, People, and Corporations - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for February 24, 2011 Michael T. Klare on Libya, its People and its Oil A Perfect Storm for Oil, People, and Corporations TRT: 29:00 Produced by Dori Smith Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here or at Radio4all.net and Archive.org Michael T. Klare joins us to raise questions about US policy and what organizations might be able to help the people of Libya. There are growing challenges to the Obama administration and other major world powers to take action in response to violence...
Keywords: Oil; Libya; contracts; corporate interests in Libya; US Policy; President Barack Obama; Policy on Libya; A perfect storm
|George H. Rawitscher Ph.D. of CT Citizens for Global Solutions and UNA - Dori Smith|
George H. Rawitscher Ph.D. of CT Citizens for Global Solutions and UNA speaks with Dori Smith of WHUS on Connecticut and the World, energy, peace and justice work, human rights. December 2008 We discuss the State of Connecticut and activism toward a necessary transformation in the way we live. Professor Rawitscher discusses a talk by Donald Williams, Senate Pro Tem, State of Connecticut. We will post the audio of that talk as well...
Keywords: renewable energy; scientific advances; organizing; University of Connecticut; scientists beginning to form postiive ideas and activities on energy research